Extensive bruising after bite wounds
12 year old female dog presented in shock, severe pain, swelling and bruising after being attacked by a pack of dogs.
DURATION OF PHOTIZO TREATMENT:
All feared for the life of this patient, not to mention the possible necrosis and corrective surgery that was to be needed afterwards. The patient was placed on a drip, opioid analgesia and antibiotics administered systemically and phototherapy was started immediately. Phototherapy was done once a day, for 3 minutes.
CONDITION AFTER PHOTIZO:
24 hours and 1 phototherapy session later, the skin was still bruised but the patient was in far less pain, the skin showed no sign of necrosis and the swelling had subsided. 4 Days and 3 phototherapy sessions later the patient was almost fully recovered with no sign of bruising or necrosis.